How business can tackle deforestation

To Enjoy a 15% discount quote the promo code MGBF15 17th-18th October 2017, Jakarta Innovation Forum is partnering with Tropical Forest Alliance 2020, to deliver the third 'How business can tackle deforestation' conference in southeast Asia.This two-day multi-stakeholder forum will build on previous meetings to provide practical guidance for corporations in the development and implementation of anti-deforestation

2017 Cigna 360 degree Well-being Survey — Positive Aspects of Working Overseas

2017 Cigna 360 degree Well-being Survey -- Positive Aspects of Working Overseas Often Overshadowed by Health and Financial concerns -- Globally mobile individuals perceive themselves as worse-off than individuals who reside in their home country and have not taken overseas assignments -- Family time and support are major concerns -- Many worry about the financial

Crisis Management – Social Seeding & Your Brand’s Survival

It’s a familiar scenario, you are developing a brand and it has grown to become a market leader and all of a sudden your brand and your company are hit by a crisis.  It started with a single consumer who was upset or disappointed for any given reason, that person then shares a post on

Customer oriented strategy leads to global success

China's fastest growing automaker, GAC Motor, has been ranked seventh on the newly released 2017 J.D. Power China Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) in the mass market category, the highest place received by a Chinese auto brand. GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 14, 2017 PRNewswire/ --  GAC Motor received the highest place among Chinese auto brands, ranking seventh on the 2017 J.D.

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The Affordable Housing Blur

Do affordable homes have to be ‘living in a shoebox’? Sometime in 2010, when I took a bold step of leaving lifestyle journalism for property writing, I was assigned to write a story on affordable housing. At that point in time, seven years ago, people were at the brink of worry as affordable houses were


WAY IS MAKING HISTORY AT THE 17TH MELAKA INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DIALOGUE The last day of the 17th Melaka International Youth Dialogue was filled with many remarkable moments. The day began with the presentation of the 17th MIYD Draft Declaration which was later adopted for implementation by all participants present. Everyone participated well proving that they, indeed, paid attention

Arab countries keen to invest in Malaysia

Malaysia could be the next top destination for Arab investors to do business as they are looking forward to redirect their funds to Southeast Asia. Mohammed Al Rabea, Secretary General of the Council for Arab Economic Unity, The Arab League, told Malaysian news agency Bernama that Arab countries are contemplating moving their funds to safer

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South Australia’s SEA Engagement Strategy

Minister for Investment and Trade Martin Hamilton-Smith met with executive committee members of the Malaysia Australia Business Council (MABC) in Kuala Lumpur today as part of his week-long visit to South East Asia. The program of meetings presented the Minister with an opportunity to discuss the South Australian Government’s plans for a trade delegation to

Datuk Yong Soo Heong

The Role of the Media in developing an understanding of the investment opportunities in Malaysia can not be understated The Malaysia Global Business Forum (MGBF) announced that it has appointed Datuk Yong Soo Heong as its Chairman who retired as Chief Executive of BERNAMA upon reaching the mandatory retirement age of 60 for government employees

Sports Sponsorship: Association with Winners

It is a natural human behavior to want to be associated with winners… Malaysia defeats Singapore: Imagine your logo in this photo which appeared in the media following the match. Globally the second most popular sport is Cricket, the sport has many heroes and players that are brand names that corporations scramble to